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Who are the chief men in the temple committee of Jagannatha temple?

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Conversations and Morning Walks

1975 Conversations and Morning Walks

Government... Yes, government... Although the king is there... The magistrate is the president of the maṭha.
Morning Walk -- November 8, 1975, Bombay:

Dr. Patel: It is not Patel. This Das and company. (break) There must be a temple coming. Do you know?

Prabhupāda: Eh? Yes.

Dr. Patel: All Bengalis must be the member. Is it a fact that this temple, Jagannātha Purī, was originally a temple for Buddhists and then it was converted into... No?

Prabhupāda: This is all these speculators, rascals.

Dr. Patel: Who are the chief men in the temple committee of Jagannātha temple?

Prabhupāda: Government.

Dr. Patel: No, no.

Prabhupāda: Yes, government.

Dr. Patel: How can they be? Government, no. Temples are never controlled by government.

Prabhupāda: Although the king is there...

Yaśomatīnandana: The government of the king was controlling. Now the government is.

Dr. Patel: Which king?

Prabhupāda: The magistrate is the president of the maṭha.

Dr. Patel: Dvaraka temple was under control of Mahārāja of Baroda, but he appointed a committee of Vaiṣṇavas to control it. It was completely free. (break)

MadhuGopaldas +  and Rishab +
July 21, 0011 JL +
August 31, 0012 JL +
BG: 0 +, SB: 0 +, CC: 0 +, OB: 0 +, Lec: 0 +, Conv: 1 +  and Let: 0 +